|Real Women Have Curves 2002 PG-13, 90 min.|
Genre: Drama / Comedy
Director: Patricia Cardoso
Cast: America Ferrera, Lupe Ontiveros, Ingrid Oliu, George Lopez, Brian Sites, Soledad St. Hilaire, Lourdes Perez, Jorge Cervera Jr., Felipe de Alba, Jose Gerardo Zamora Jr., Edgar Lujan, Lina Acosta, Celina Belizan, Ramona Garcia Coronado, Marlene Forte
A Mexican-American teenager, Ana (America Ferrera), is convinced by her teacher, Mr. Guzman (George Lopez), that she should go to college. But, Ana's parents' belief that her future should lie in factory work with her sister, Estela (Ingrid Oliu), brings tension to the family.
|The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2005 PG, 120 min.|
Genre: Comedy / Adventure / Drama / Romance
Director: Ken Kwapis
Cast: Amber Tamblyn, Alexis Bledel, America Ferrera, Blake Lively, Jenna Boyd, Bradley Whitford, Nancy Travis, Rachel Ticotin, Mike Vogel, Michael Rady, Leonardo Nam, George Touliatos, Maria Konstadarou, Kyle Schmid, Erica Hubbard
Four teenagers–Tibby (Amber Tamblyn), Lena (Alexis Bledel), Carmen (America Ferrera), and Bridget (Blake Lively)–spend their first summer away from each other. In order to stay connected, they pass along one pair of pants from one to another as they leave on various adventures.
|The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 2008 PG-13, 117 min.|
Genre: Comedy / Drama / Adventure / Romance
Director: Sanaa Hamri
Cast: Amber Tamblyn, Alexis Bledel, America Ferrera, Blake Lively, Rachel Nichols, Tom Wisdom, Rachel Ticotin, Leonardo Nam, Michael Rady, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Blythe Danner, Jesse Williams, Lucy Hale, Maria Konstadarou, Ernie Lively
Carmen (America Ferrera), Tibby (Amber Tamblyn), Lena (Alexis Bledel), and Bridget (Blake Lively) have just finished their first year in college, and now they reunite for the ceremony of those magical traveling pants that they will pass among themselves during the summer. Dilemmas are a big part of their lives and include Bridget's estrangement from her grandmother (Blythe Danner) and depression over her mother's suicide and Lena dealing with her ex-boyfriend's (Michael Rady) marriage. Meanwhile, Carmen is having trouble dealing with her mother's (Rachel Ticotin) pregnancy and the family moving. Finally, Tibby and her boyfriend Brian (Leonardo Nam) are taking a new look at their relationship. But, through all of life's problems, the sisterhood bond remains intact.
|Under the Same Moon 2008 PG-13, 109 min.|
aka: Misma Luna, La
Director: Patricia Riggen
Cast: Adrian Alonso, Kate del Castillo, Eugenio Derbez, Maya Zapata, Carmen Salinas, Maria Rojo, Angelina Pelaez, Gabriel Porras, America Ferrera, Jesse Garcia, Ignacio Guadalupe, Pailo Heitz
This story involves nine-year-old Carlitos Reyes (Adrian Alonso) and his mother Rosario (Kate Del Castillo) who works illegally in L.A. and sends money home to Mexico for her mother Benita (Angelina Pelaez) and Carlitos. When Benita dies unexpectedly, Carlitos gathers the money he has saved and sneaks across the border under the back seat of Marta (America Ferrera) and David's (Jesse Garcia) van. But the van is impounded at the border with Carlitos still inside–and Carlitos' troubles continue as he tries to reach his mother.
|1. Real Women Have Curves (2002)|
2. The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005)
3. The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (2008)
4. Under the Same Moon (2008)
aka: Misma Luna, La
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